Monthly Archives: December 2018

Kwesé iflix promotes local content by partnering with BusTop TV

Kwese-iflix has collaborated with media company, BusTop TV to provide comedy series, Comic Tick, on the Kwesé iflix platform. However, Bustop TV has already beamed the first season with 10 episodes of the comedy series Comic Tick without Kwesé iflixs patronage. But now Kwesé iflix is funding the production of the second season.  The founder of [...]

African Drama Series ‘Nganya’ now available on Kwesé iflix

The new original African drama series produced by Nice Githinji, Nganya was launched on Kwesé iflix last month to users across Africa. The new show is a thirteen-part drama series full action and done in Sheng with an option of English subtitles. Produced by Assignments Studios, Nganya is a Swahili drama focused around the matatu [...]

Acorn TV now available in SA

Global video streaming service Acorn TV is now available in South Africa offering subscribers British and international television series. Acorn TV is already present in 29 countries including Australia, New Zealand, India, as well as the Caribbean (Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados, Grenada, St. Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent, Dominica, Antigua, Barbuda, [...]

Showmax brings kids series for the holiday season

With the December holidays coming, the little ones are going to be home and Showmax has added an array of new fan-favourite shows to their list of kids selections in the next two months especially for school holidays. This list comprises of Disney, Marvel, Boomerang and other titles that will be added over the holidays like Pablo [...]

Startimes sealed TV deals with Kotoko and Kariobangi Sharks

Asante Kotoko and Kariobangi have sealed deals with Chinese Pay-TV Startimes to have the home matches of their CAF Confederation Cup first qualifying round broadcast live.  This means Saturday’s first leg at the Kasarani Stadium starting 3.00pm (1pm GMT) will be live on TV across Africa. ”All parties, including crew who will produce the game, [...]

88% of households in Qatar are connected to Ooredoo fibre

Ooredoo announced that it has reached another historic milestone in its drive towards the future of home entertainment systems by connecting 400,000 Qatari homes to its fibre network.   This impressive achievement was reached in November 2018, and consolidates Ooredoos position as a market leader in the telecommunications industry and a driving force behind Qatars [...]